Phillip developed a keen, early interest in photography, but family and business responsibilities delayed the realization of this passion for almost 30 years. In the past 18 years, however, Phillip has finally had the time to pursue this passion with a renewed zeal and has endeavored to continuously improve his skills.
Since he joined the PSA and started entering PSA-recognized International Exhibitions, Phillip has garnered many international accolades for his photography. Photographic Society of America - PSA with GMPSA/P, PSA with MPJ - Master Photojournalist Award, SA Who's Who, more than 60 World Top 10 Rankings, including # 1 Ranking 7 Times, Global Photographic Union - GPU with Crown 5 and VIP 5, International Union of Photographers - IUP with GAIUP, and Federation Internationale De L'Art Photographique - FIAP with EFIAP. In addition to his achievements in photographic competitions, he was honored with the FRPS by the Royal Photographic Society and received the prestigious Gold award for his portfolio by PSA (GPSA).
Phillip is an advisor to The Chinese Canadian Photographic Society of Toronto (CCPST). He serves as an Assistant ROPA Director with the PSA. Phillip has also served as a judge in many PSA-recognized international exhibitions